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Otfried Preussler Quotes

11 of the best book quotes from Otfried Preussler
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“The Robber Hotzenplotz works hard at his job, waking early to hide in the woods and waylay new victims.”
Otfried Preussler
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The Robber Hotzenplotz
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“Kasperl and Seppel soon discover that even the best-laid plans can be foiled, especially when Hotzenplotz enlists the help of his wicked magician friend Petrosilius Zackleman, a gluttonous villain with a weakness for fried potatoes.”
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“Robber Hotzenplotz held poor grandma at gunpoint with his pepper pistol and stole her coffee mill. ”
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“Two definitive aspects of his work stand out: first, a deep rootedness in the oral tradition of the fairy tales and legends of his homeland.”
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“Both wonderfully timeless and quirky, this unconventional adventure will delight its audience and belongs in most collections.”
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″ But Kasperl and Seppel are setting out to recapture it. Alas, they fall into the hands of the evil wizard.”
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″ One morning Kasperl’s grandmother is sitting in the sun outside her house, grinding coffee in her new musical coffee mill—a birthday gift from Kasperl and his best friend Seppel.”
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“A birthday gift from Kasperl and his best friend Seppel—when suddenly Hotzenplotz, attracted by the music, leaps out to steal the mill.”
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“So Kasperl and Seppel vow to catch the robber themselves. But catching robbers is not as easy as all that …”
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“Sergeant Dimplemoser hears Grandmother’s cries and comes to her aid, but Hotzenplotz has evaded the useless police for years.”
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“The evil wizard Petrosilius Zwackelmann along the way and need a few smart tricks in order to lure both the wizard and the robber Hotzenplotz into their traps.”

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